Ezra Pound: Poet: Volume III: The Tragic Years 1939-1972 - A. David Moody (2015)

ABBREVIATIONS

The principal writings of Ezra Pound (1885–1972)

Arranged by date of publication, thus providing an outline of Pound’s writing career. Place of publication is London unless otherwise indicated. Where editions differ the date of the one referred to in the notes is given in bold type.

ALS

A Lume Spento (Venice: privately printed, 1908). Included in A Lume Spento and Other Early Poems (New York: New Directions, 1965; reprinted Faber & Faber, 1965). Also in CEP.

QY

A Quinzaine for this Yule (privately printed, 1908; repr. for Elkin Mathews, 1908)

Personae

Personae of Ezra Pound (Elkin Mathews, 1909)

Exultations

Exultations of Ezra Pound (Elkin Mathews, 1909)

Provença

Provença (Boston: Small Maynard, 1910)

SR

The Spirit of Romance (London and New York: J. M. Dent & Sons, 1910; new edn., London: Peter Owen, 1952, New York: New Directions, 1953)

Canzoni

Canzoni of Ezra Pound (Elkin Mathews, 1911)

Ripostes

Ripostes of Ezra Pound (Stephen Swift, 1912—sheets then taken over by Elkin Mathews; Boston: Small Maynard, 1913)

Cathay

Cathay (Elkin Mathews, 1915)

Cathol Ant

Catholic Anthology: 1914–1915 (Elkin Mathews, 1915)

PM

Patria Mia [1912–13] (Chicago: Ralph Fletcher Seymour, 1950; new edn., with ‘The Treatise on Harmony’ (Peter Owen, 1962)

GB

Gaudier-Brzeska: A Memoir (London and New York: John Lane, 1916; new edn., Hessle: The Marvell Press, 1960 and New York: New Directions, 1961)

Lustra (1916)

Lustra of Ezra Pound (privately printed, 1916; abridged edn., Elkin Mathews, 1916)

Lustra (1917)

Lustra of Ezra Pound with Earlier Poems [and ‘Three Cantos’] (New York: privately printed, 1917; ordinary edn. [without ‘The Temperaments’], Alfred A. Knopf, 1917)

Noh

‘Noh’ or Accomplishment: A Study of the Classical Stage of Japan by Ernest Fenollosa and Ezra Pound (Macmillan & Co. Ltd, 1916; New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1917; included in T 1953; new edn., New York: New Directions, 1959)

PD (1918)

Pavannes and Divisions (New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1918) [See PD (1958)]

QPA

Quia Pauper Amavi (The Egoist Ltd., 1919). Includes Homage to Sextus Propertius

HSP

Homage to Sextus Propertius. Repr. from QPA, with some alterations, in P 1918-21P (1926), and in all later editions of the collected shorter poems; published as a book in 1934 by Faber & Faber; published with HSM as Diptych Rome-London (New York: New Directions, 1958)

Instigations

Instigations of Ezra Pound together with An Essay on the Chinese Written Character by Ernest Fenollosa (New York: Boni and Liveright, 1920)

HSM

Hugh Selwyn Mauberley by E.P. (The Ovid Press, 1920)

Umbra

Umbra: The Early Poems of Ezra Pound (Elkin Mathews, 1920)

P 1918–21

Poems 1918–21 Including Three Portraits and Four Cantos (New York: Boni and Liveright, 1921)

NPL

The Natural Philosophy of Love by Remy de Gourmont, Translated with a Postscript by Ezra Pound (New York: Boni and Liveright, 1922; new edn., London: The Casanova Society, 1926)

Antheil

Antheil and The Treatise on Harmony (Paris: Three Mountains Press, 1924; new edn., Chicago: Pascal Covici, 1927)

XVI Cantos

A Draft of XVI Cantos of Ezra Pound for the Beginning of a Poem of some Length, with Initials by Henry Strater (Paris: Three Mountains Press, 1925)

P (1926)

Personae: The Collected Poems of Ezra Pound (New York: Boni and Liveright, 1926)

Ta Hio

Ta Hio, The Great Learning [later version in Confucius as ‘The Great Digest’] (Seattle: University of Washington Bookstore, 1928; new edn., Stanley Nott, 1936; repr. New York: New Directions, 1939)

Cantos 17–27

A Draft of the Cantos 17–27 of Ezra Pound, with Initials by Gladys Hynes (John Rodker, 1928)

XXX Cantos

A Draft of XXX Cantos (Paris: Hours Press, 1930)

Rime

Guido Cavalcanti Rime (Genova: Edizione Marsano SA, 1932)

Profile

Profile: An Anthology Collected in MCMXXXI, ed. EP (Milan: Giovanni Scheiwiller, 1932)

Active Anth

Active Anthology, ed. EP (Faber & Faber, 1933)

ABCE

ABC of Economics (Faber & Faber, 1933)

ABCR

ABC of Reading (George Routledge & Sons Ltd., 1934; New Haven: Yale University Press, 1934; new edn., Faber & Faber, 1951; repr. New Directions, 1951)

MIN

Make It New: Essays by Ezra Pound (Faber & Faber, 1934; repr. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1935)

XXXI–XLI

Eleven New Cantos XXXI–XLI (New York: Farrar & Rinehart, 1934; Faber & Faber, 1935)

J/M

Jefferson and/or Mussolini: L’Idea Statale—Fascism as I have seen it…Volitionist Economics (Stanley Nott, 1935; New York: Liveright Publishing Corp., 1936)

CWC

The Chinese Written Character as a Medium for Poetry (Stanley Nott, 1936; new edn., San Francisco: City Lights Books, 1964)

PE

Polite Essays (Faber & Faber, 1937)

XLII–LI

The Fifth Decad of Cantos (Faber & Faber, 1937; New York: Farrar & Rinehart, 1937)

GK

Guide to Kulchur (Faber & Faber, 1938; new edn., Norfolk, Conn.: New Directions, 1952; repr. Peter Owen Ltd., 1952)

LII–LXXI

Cantos LII–LXXI (Faber & Faber, 1940; Norfolk, Conn.: New Directions, 1940)

Por

Italy’s Policy of Social Economics 1930/1940 by Odon Por, trans. Ezra Pound (Bergamo: Istituto Italiano d’Arte Graifiche, 1941)

Confucio

Confucio, Ta S’eu, Dai Gaku. Studio Integrale, Versione italiana di Ezra Pound e di Alberto Luchini (Rapallo: Scuola Tipografica Orfanotrofio Emiliani, 1942)

Carta

Carta da visita ([Roma]: Edizione di lettere d’oggi, 1942); translated with some amendments by John Drummond, and published as A Visiting Card (Peter Russell, 1952), repr. S Pr

America

L’America, Roosevelt e le cause della guerra presente (Venezia: Casa Editrice della Edizione Popolari, 1944); English translation by John Drummond, America, Roosevelt, and the Causes of the Present War(Peter Russell, 1951)

Oro

Oro e lavoro (Rapallo: Tipografica Moderna, 1944); English translation by John Drummond, Gold and Work (Peter Russell, 1951), repr. S Pr

Introduzione

Introduzione alla natura economica degli S.U.A. (Venezia: Casa Editrice della Edizione Popolari, 1944); English translation by Carmine Armore ([Peter Russell, 1950]), repr., revised by John Drummond, S Pr

Testamento

Testamento di Confucio, Versione italiana di Ezra Pound e di Alberto Luchini (Venezia: Casa Editrice della Edizione Popolari, 1944)

Orientamenti

Orientamenti (Venezia: Casa Editrice della Edizione Popolari, 1944)

J e M

Jefferson e Mussolini (Venezia: Casa Editrice della Edizione Popolari, 1944)—Pound’s Italian version of J/M

Chiung Iung

Chiung Iung, L’Asse che non vacilla, Versione italiana di Ezra Pound (Venezia: Casa Editrice della Edizione Popolari, 1945)

Treason

‘If This Be Treason…’ | e. e. cummings/examind | James Joyce: to his memory | A french accent | ‘Canto 45’ | Blast (Siena Italy: Printed for Olga Rudge, [1948])

Pisan

The Pisan Cantos (New York: New Directions, 1948; Faber & Faber, 1949)

Confucius (1949)

Confucius: The Unwobbling Pivot & The Great Digest, Translated by Ezra Pound, With notes and commentary on the text and the ideograms (Bombay, Calcutta, Madras: Orient Longmans Ltd. for Kavitabhavan, 1949)

L (1950)

The Letters of Ezra Pound 1907–1941, ed. D. D. Paige (New York: Harcourt Brace, 1950; reissued as The Selected Letters of Ezra Pound 1907–1941 by Faber & Faber, 1971)

L (1951)

The Letters of Ezra Pound 1907–1941, ed. D. D. Paige (Faber & Faber, 1951). This differs in both contents and pagination from L (1950), but letters can be identified in either edition by date and recipient.

Analects

Confucian Analects (New York: Square $ Series, 1951; Peter Owen, 1956)

Confucius (1951)

Confucius: The Great Digest & Unwobbling Pivot, trans. EP (New York: New Directions, 1951; repr. Peter Owen, 1952)

T

The Translations of Ezra Pound (Faber & Faber, 1953; repr. New York: New Directions, 1953; enlarged edn., 1964)

CA

The Classic Anthology Defined by Confucius, trans. EP (Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 1954; repr. Faber & Faber, 1955)

LE

Literary Essays of Ezra Pound, ed. T. S. Eliot (Faber & Faber, 1954; repr. Norfolk, Conn.: New Directions, 1954)

Rock-Drill

Section: Rock Drill, 85–95 de los cantares (Milano: All’Insegna del Pesce d’Oro, 1955; repr. New York: New Directions, 1956; also Faber & Faber, 1957)

La Martinelli

La Martinelli. Introduction by Ezra Pound (Milan: [Vanni Scheiwiller], 1956)

Trax

Sophokles: Women of Trachis, A version by Ezra Pound (Neville Spearman, 1956; repr. New York: New Directions, 1957)

PD (1958)

Pavannes and Divagations (Norfolk, Conn.: New Directions, 1958; repr. Peter Owen, 1960)

Thrones

Thrones: 96–109 de los cantares (Milano: All’Insegna del Pesce d’Oro, 1959; repr. New York: New Directions, 1959; also Faber & Faber, 1960)

Impact

Impact: Essays on Ignorance and the Decline of American Civilization, ed. Noel Stock (Chicago: Henry Regnery Company, 1960)

LPAE

Love Poems of Ancient Egypt, trans. Ezra Pound and Noel Stock (New York: New Directions, 1962)—previously published as ‘Conversations in Courtship’

CC

Confucius to Cummings: An Anthology of Poetry, ed. EP & Marcella Spann (New York: New Directions, 1964)

EP/JJ

Pound/Joyce: The Letters of Ezra Pound to James Joyce, with Pound’s Essays on Joyce, ed. Forrest Read (New York: New Directions, 1967; repr. Faber & Faber, 1967)

D&F

Drafts & Fragments of Cantos CX–CXVII (New York: New Directions, 1969; Faber & Faber, 1970)

Opera Scelte

Opera Scelte, a cura di Mary de Rachewiltz ([Milano]: Arnoldo Mondadori Editore, 1970)

Cantos

The Cantos of Ezra Pound. References, in the form of canto number/page number (as 20/89), are to the New Directions collected edition of 1970 as reprinted in the Faber ‘Revised Collected Edition (Cantos 1–117)’ published in 1975. The two volumes of A Companion to the Cantos of Ezra Pound ed. Carroll F. Terrell (Berkeley: University of California Press, 1980, 1984) are keyed to this text. [For later printings of the Cantos add, for those which include cantos 72 and 73, 14 to the page number from Pisan Cantos on; and to those which include in addition EP’s English version of canto 72 add 20.]

S Pr

Selected Prose 1909–1965, ed. William Cookson (Faber & Faber, 1973).

S Pr (US)

Selected Prose 1909–1965, ed. William Cookson (New York, New Directions, 1973). [Differs from S Pr in pagination, and by omitting ‘Statues of Gods’ (1939) and ‘The Treatise on Harmony’ (1924), and adding ‘Patria Mia’ (1912).]

EP/Dk

Dk/Some Letters of Ezra Pound, ed. with notes by Louis Dudek (Montreal: DC Books, 1974)

CEP

Collected Early Poems of Ezra Pound, ed. Michael John King (New York: New Directions, 1976; repr. Faber & Faber, 1977)

EP&M

Ezra Pound and Music: The Complete Criticism, ed. R. Murray Schafer (New York: New Directions, 1977; repr. Faber & Faber, 1978)

Radio

‘Ezra Pound Speaking’: Radio Speeches of World War II, ed. Leonard W. Doob (Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 1978)

EP&VA

Ezra Pound and The Visual Arts, ed. Harriet Zinnes (New York: New Directions, 1980)

EP/Ibb

Letters to Ibbotson, 1935–1952, ed. Vittoria I. Mondolfo and Margaret Hurley (Orono, Me.: National Poetry Foundation, 1979)

Lettere

Lettere 1907–58 (Milano: Feltrinelli Editore, 1980)

P/F

Pound/Ford: The Story of a Literary Friendship, ed. Brita Lindberg-Seyersted (New York: New Directions, 1982; repr. Faber & Faber, 1982)

Cav

Pound’s Cavalcanti: An Edition of the Translations, Notes and Essays by David Anderson (Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1983)

EP/JT

Letters to John Theobald, ed. Donald Pearce and Herbert Schneidau (Redding Ridge, Conn.: Black Swan Books, 1984)

EP/DS

Ezra Pound and Dorothy Shakespear: Their Letters 1909–1914, ed. Omar Pound and A. Walton Litz (New York: New Directions, 1984; repr. Faber & Faber 1985)

I Cantos

I Cantos, a cura di Mary de Rachewiltz (Milano: Arnoldo Mondadori Editore, 1985)—Italian translation with corrected English text en face, and substantial commentary

EP/WL

Pound/Lewis: The Letters of Ezra Pound and Wyndham Lewis, ed. Timothy Materer (New York: New Directions, 1985; repr. Faber and Faber, 1985)

EP/LZ

Pound/Zukofsky: Selected Letters of Ezra Pound and Louis Zukofsky, ed. Barry Ahearn (New York: New Directions, 1987; repr. Faber and Faber, 1987)

EP&J

Ezra Pound & Japan: Letters & Essays, ed. Sanehide Kodama (Redding Ridge, Conn.: Black Swan Books, 1987)

Plays

Plays Modelled on the Noh (1916), ed. Donald C. Gallup (Toledo: The Friends of the University of Toledo Libraries, 1987)

EP/scienza

Ezra Pound e la scienza. Scritti inediti o rari, ed. Maria Luisa Ardizzone (Milano: Libri Scheiwiller, 1987)

EP/MC

Ezra Pound and Margaret Cravens: A Tragic Friendship 1910–1912, ed. Omar Pound and Robert Spoo (Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 1988)

EP/LR

Pound/The Little Review: The Letters of Ezra Pound to Margaret Anderson—The Little Review Correspondence, ed. Thomas L. Scott, Melvin J. Friedman with the assistance of Jackson R. Bryer (New York: New Directions, 1988)

Elektra

Elektra. A Play by Ezra Pound and Rudd Fleming [translated 1949], ed. Richard Reid (Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1989)

P (1990)

Personae: The Shorter Poems of Ezra Pound, A Revised Edition Prepared by Lea Baechler and A. Walton Litz (New York: New Directions, 1990)

P&P

Ezra Pound’s Poetry and Prose: Contributions to Periodicals, prefaced and arranged by Lea Baechler, A. Walton Litz, and James Longenbach, 10 vols. [Addenda and Index in vol. XI], (New York and London: Garland Publishing Inc., 1991). [Contains in photo-reproduction all contributions to periodicals recorded in Gallup.]

EP/JQ

The Selected Letters of Ezra Pound to John Quinn, ed. Timothy Materer (Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 1991)

WT

A Walking Tour in Southern France: Ezra Pound among the Troubadours, ed. Richard Sieburth (New York: New Directions, 1992)

Cathay/Catai

Antiche poesie cinesi, [a trilingual Chinese–English–Italian edition of Cathay], a cura di Alessandra C. Lavagnino e Maria Rita Masci (Torino: Giulio Einaudi Editore, 1993)

EP/ACH

The Letters of Ezra Pound to Alice Corbin Henderson, ed. Ira B. Nadel (Austin: University of Texas Press, 1993)

EP/JL

Ezra Pound and James Laughlin: Selected Letters, ed. David M. Gordon (New York: W. W. Norton, 1994)

EP/Dial

Pound, Thayer, Watson and The Dial: A Story in Letters, ed. Walter Sutton (Gainesville, Fla.: University Press of Florida, 1994)

EP/BC

Ezra Pound and Senator Bronson Cutting: A Political Corespondence 1930–1935, ed. E. P. Walkiewicz and Hugh Witemeyer (Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 1995)

J e M (1995)

Jefferson e Mussolini, Presentazione di Mary de Rachewiltz (Milano: Terziaria, 1995)—reprints EP’s 1944 Italian version of J/M, an edition printed by Casa Editrice Edizione Popolari di Venezia but of which nearly all copies were destroyed at the press

Lavoro/Usura

Lavoro ed usura. tre saggi, terza edizione (Milano: All’Insegna del Pesce d’Oro di Vanni Scheiwiller, 1996)—reprints Oro e lavoro (1944), L’America, Roosevelt, e le cause della guerra presente (1944), Introduzione alla natura economica degli S.U.A. (1944), and adds ‘L’economia ortologica’ (1937)

EP/WCW

Pound/Williams: Selected Letters of Ezra Pound and William Carlos Williams, ed. Hugh Witemeyer (New York: New Directions, 1996)

EP/EEC

Pound/Cummings: The Correspondence of Ezra Pound and E. E. Cummings, ed. Barry Ahearn (Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1996)

EP/GT

‘Dear Uncle George’: The Correspondence between Ezra Pound and Congressman [George] Tinkham of Massachusetts, ed. Philip J. Burns (Orono, Me.: National Poetry Foundation, 1996)

MA

Machine Art and Other Writings, ed. Maria Luisa Ardizzone (Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 1996)

EP/ORA

‘I Cease Not to Yowl’: Ezra Pound’s Letters to Olivia Rossetti Agresti, ed. Demetres P. Tryphonopoulos and Leon Surette (Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1998)

EP/DP

Ezra and Dorothy Pound: Letters in Captivity, 1945–1946, ed. Omar Pound and Robert Spoo (New York: Oxford University Press, 1999)

EP/GV

Ezra Pound—Giambattista Vicari. Il fare aperto. Lettere 1939–1971, a cura di Anna Busetto Vicari e Luca Cesari (Milan: Archinto, 2000)

EP/WB

The Correspondence of Ezra Pound and Senator William Borah, ed. Sarah C. Holmes (Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2001)

EP/WW

Ezra Pound’s Letters to William Watt, [ed.] with an introduction and notes by William Watt (Marquette, Mich.: Northern Michigan University Press, 2001)

Canti postumi

Canti postumi, a cura di Massimo Bacigalupo (Milano: Arnoldo Mondadori, 2002; II edizione 2012)

P&T

Ezra Pound: Poems and Translations, [selected by Richard Sieburth] (New York: The Library of America, 2003)

Cavalcanti

Cavalcanti. A sung dramedy in 3 acts, the full score ed. Robert Hughes and Margaret Fisher, in Robert Hughes and Margaret Fisher, Cavalcanti: A Perspective on the Music of Ezra Pound (CPMEP), (Emeryville, Calif.: Second Evening Art, 2003)

CVW

Complete Violin Works of Ezra Pound, ed. with commentary by Robert Hughes, introduction by Margaret Fisher (Emeryville, Calif.: Second Evening Art, 2004)

Moscardino

Enrico Pea, Moscardino, translated from the Italian by EP [1941] (New York: Archipelago Books, 2004)

Collis

Margaret Fisher, The Recovery of Ezra Pound’s Third Opera: ‘Collis O Heliconii’, [includes performance edition] (Emeryville, Calif.: Second Evening Art, 2005)

Carte italiana

Ezra Pound. Carte italiana 1930–1944, letteratura e note, a cura di Luca Cesari (Milano: Archinto, 2005)

EWPP

Early Writings. Poems & Prose, ed. Ira Nadel (New York: Penguin Books, 2005)

EPEC

Ezra Pound’s Economic Correspondence, 1933–1940, ed. and annotated by Roxana Preda (Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 2007)

Testament I

Ezra PoundLe Testament, ‘Paroles de Villon’—1926 ‘Salle Pleyel’ concert excerpts & 1933 Final Version complete opera, ed. Margaret Fisher and Robert Hughes, performance editions (Emeryville, Calif.: Second Evening Art Publishing, 2008)

CWC II

Ernest Fenollosa and Ezra Pound, The Chinese Written Character as a Medium for Poetry, A Critical Edition, ed. Haun Saussy, Jonathan Stalling, and Lucas Klein (New York: Fordham University Press, 2008)

EP/CF

Ezra Pound’s Chinese Friends: Stories in Letters, ed. Zhaoming Qian (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2008)

NSPT

New Selected Poems & Translations, ed. and annotated with an afterword by Richard Sieburth (New York: New Directions, 2010)

EP/Parents

Ezra Pound to his Parents. Letters 1895–1929, ed. Mary de Rachewiltz, A. David Moody, and Joanna Moody (Oxford Oxford University Press, 2010)

D&F facsimile

Ezra Pound, Drafts & Fragments. Facsimile Notebooks 1958–1959 (New York: Glenn Horowitz, Bookseller, Inc., 2010)

Testament II

Ezra PoundLe Testament: 1923 facsimile edition edited by George Antheil, with notes for the 1931 BBC radio broadcast, ed. Margaret Fisher and Robert Hughes (Emeryville, Calif.: Second Evening Art Publishing, 2011)

EP/SN

One Must Not Go Altogether with the Tide: The Letters of Ezra Pound and Stanley Nott, ed. and with essays by Miranda B. Hickman (Montreal: McGill-Queen’s University Press, 2011)

Writings by others

Abbreviations are used only for books referred to frequently in the notes. For all other books and articles full details are given at the first mention, and a recognizable shortened form is used thereafter.

Barnard

Mary Barnard, Assault on Mount Helicon: A Literary Memoir (Berkeley: University of California Press, 1984)

Carpenter

Humphrey Carpenter, A Serious Character: The Life of Ezra Pound (Faber & Faber, 1988)

Casebook

A Casebook on Ezra Pound, ed. William Van O’Connor and Edward Stone (New York: Thomas Y. Crowell Company, 1959)

CPMEP

Robert Hughes and Margaret Fisher, Cavalcanti: A Perspective on the Music of Ezra Pound (Emeryville, Calif.: Second Evening Art, 2003)

Conover

Anne Conover, Olga Rudge and Ezra Pound (New Haven: Yale University Press, 2001)

Cornell

Julien Cornell, The Trial of Ezra Pound: A Documented Account of the Treason Case by the Defendant’s Lawyer (Faber & Faber, 1967)

Discretions

Mary de Rachewiltz, Discretions (Faber & Faber, 1971; Boston: Atlantic-Little Brown, 1971; New York: New Directions, 1975, 2005)

EP: Poet I

A. David Moody, Ezra Pound: Poet. A Portrait of the Man & his Work. I: The Young Genius 1885–1920 (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2007)

EP: Poet II

A. David Moody, Ezra Pound: Poet. A Portrait of the Man & his Work. II: The Epic Years, 1921–1939 (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014)

EPRO

Margaret Fisher, Ezra Pound’s Radio Operas: The BBC Experiments, 1931–1933 (Cambridge, Mass.: The MIT Press, 2002)

ESC

Ego Scriptor Cantilenae: The Music of Ezra Pound, Robert Hughes conductor and musical director, Margaret Fisher author, containing audio CD (Othe Minds OM 1005-2) and booklet (San Francisco: Other Minds Inc., 2003)

ET

H[ilda] D[oolittle], End to Torment: A Memoir of Ezra Pound, ed. Norman Holmes Pearson and Michael King (New York: New Directions, 1979; Manchester: Carcanet New Press, 1980)

Etruscan Gate

Dorothy Shakespear Pound, Etruscan Gate: A Notebook with Drawings and Watercolours, ed. Moelwyn Merchant (Exeter: The Rougemont Press, 1971)

Farrell

Nicholas Farrell, Mussolini: A New Life (Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2003)

Flory

Wendy Stallard Flory, The American Ezra Pound (New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 1989)

Frost

Selected Letters of Robert Frost, ed. Lawrence Thompson (Cape, 1965; New York Holt, Rinehart & Winston, 1966)

Gallup

Donald Gallup, Ezra Pound: A Bibliography (Charlottesville: University Press of Virginia, 1983)

Hemingway

Ernest Hemingway: Selected Letters, ed. Carlos Baker (New York: Scribner, 1981)

Henderson

Archie Henderson, ‘I Cease Not to Yowl’ Reannotated: New Notes on the Pound/Agresti Correspondence (Houston: [Archie Henderson], 2009)

Heymann

C. David Heymann, Ezra Pound: The Last Rower. A Political Profile (Faber & Faber, 1976)

Homberger

Eric Homberger (ed.), Ezra Pound: The Critical Heritage (Routledge and Kegan Paul, 1972)

Kimpel and Eaves

B. D. Kimpel and T. C. Eaves, ‘More on Pound’s Prison Experience’, American Literature 53.3 (1981), 469–76

Little

Marie-Noëlle Little, The Knight and the Troubadour: Dag Hammarskjöld and Ezra Pound (Uppsala: Dag Hammarskjöld Foundation, 2011)

MacLeish

Letters of Archibald MacLeish 1907 to 1982, ed. R. H. Winnick (Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1983)

Makin

Peter Makin, Pound’s Cantos (George Allen & Unwin, 1985)

Meacham

The Caged Panther: Ezra Pound at Saint Elizabeths (New York: Twayne Publishers Inc., 1967)

Norman 1960

Charles Norman, Ezra Pound (New York: Macmillan, 1960)

Norman Case

Charles Norman, The Case of Ezra Pound (New York: Funk & Wagnalls, 1968)

Olson

Charles Olson, Charles Olson & Ezra Pound: An Encounter at St. Elizabeths, ed. Catherine Seelye (New York: Grossman Publishers, 1975)

Paris Rev. interview

‘The Art of Poetry V. Ezra Pound: An Interview’, [with Donald Hall], Paris Review 28 (1962) 22–51

Reck

Michael Reck, Ezra Pound: A Close-up (Rupert Hart-David Ltd, 1968)

Redman

Tim Redman, Ezra Pound and Italian Fascism (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1991)

Shirer

William L. Shirer, The Rise and Fall of the Third Reich: A History of Nazi Germany (Secker & Warburg 1961)

Sieber

H. A. Sieber, The Medical, Legal, Literary and Political Status of Ezra Weston [Loomis] Pound [1885–]/Selected Facts and Comments (Washington, DC: Library of Congress Legislative Reference Service, 31 March 1958/Revised [after] April [18] 1958)

Stock 1970

Noel Stock, The Life of Ezra Pound (Routledge and Kegan Paul, 1970)

Stock 1976

Noel Stock, Ezra Pound’s Pennsylvania (Toledo: The Friends of the University of Toledo Libraries, 1976)

Terrell, Companion

Carroll F. Terrell, A Companion to the Cantos of Ezra Pound, 2 vols., (Berkeley: University of California Press, 1980, 1984)

Torrey

E. Fuller Torrey, The Roots of Treason: Ezra Pound and the Secret of St. Elizabeths (New York: McGraw Hill; London: Sidgwick & Jackson, 1984)

Tytell

John Tytell, Ezra Pound: The Solitary Volcano (Bloomsbury, 1987)

WCW/JL

William Carlos Williams and James Laughlin: Selected Letters, ed. Hugh Witemeyer (New York W. W. Norton, 1989)

Wilhelm 1994

J. J. Wilhelm, Ezra Pound, The Tragic Years, 1925–1972 (University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press, 1994)

Zapponi

Niccolò Zapponi, L’Italia di Ezra Pound (Roma: Bulzoni Editore, 1976)

Other abbreviations

AB

Agnes Bedford

AFHQ

Allied Forces Headquarters

AGWAR

Adjutant General War Department

AMacL

Archibald MacLeish

AVM

Arthur Valentine Moore

BB

Basil Bunting

Beinecke

Ezra Pound Papers. Yale Collection of American Literature. Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library. Yale University

Beinecke/OR

Olga Rudge Papers. Yale Collection of American Literature. Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library. Yale University

COMGENMED

Commanding General Mediterranean

DP

Dorothy Shakespear Pound

EEC

E. E. Cummings

EP

Ezra Loomis [Weston] Pound

FMF

Ford Madox Ford

Hamilton

Ezra Pound Collection, Special Collections, Burke Library, Hamilton College, Clinton, NY

Hamilton/OSP

Materials from the Omar S. Pound Archive, Special Collections, Burke Library, Hamilton College, Clinton, NY

HD

Hilda Doolittle

HK

Hugh Kenner

HLP

Homer Loomis Pound

HRC

Ezra Pound Collection, Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center, The University of Texas at Austin

HRC/MSB

Marcella Spann Booth Collection, Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center, The University of Texas at Austin

ID

Ingrid Davies

IWP

Isabel Weston Pound

JC

Julien Cornell

JJ

James Joyce

JL

James Laughlin

Lilly

Pound Mansucripts, The Lilly Library, Indiana University, Bloomington

LZ

Louis Zukofsky

MB

Mary Barnard

MM

Marianne Moore

MdR

Mary de Rachewiltz

MS

Marcella Spann

MSB

Marcella Spann Booth

Nat. Arch.

The National Archives, Kew, England

NC

Nancy Cunard

OR

Olga Rudge

ORA

Olivia Rossetti Agresti

OS

Olivia Shakespear

OSP

Omar Shakespear Pound

Pai

Paideuma. A Journal Devoted to Ezra Pound Scholarship (1972–2009)

Poetry

Poetry: A Magazine of Verse. (Chicago, 1912–36)

RF

Robert Frost

SM

Sheri Martinelli

TSE

Thomas Stearns Eliot

UPenn

Ezra Pound Collections, Van Pelt Library, University of Pennsylvania

US Nat. Arch.

United States of America National Archives, Washington DC

VBJ

Viola Baxter Jordan

WBY

W. B. Yeats

WCW

William Carlos Williams

WL

Wyndham Lewis

WO

Winfred Overholser